Workforce

How Derby works for Logistics

28,000 People employed in Logistics in D2N2 area
The transport and logistics sector is a significant employer in D2N2 with over 28,000 employees, so there is a lot of suitable experience in the current labour pool.
Source: D2N2 2017
8,800 People looking for work in Derby
Currently, there are 8,800 unemployed people in the area who are actively looking for work.
Source: Nomis web 2017
Drive to work times

0-15 mins

15-30 mins

30-45 mins

Population Numbers

138,661

428,768

1.4 million

Average Industrial Rents per SQ FT
Source: Colliers International 2017
Labour Availability

A crucial indicator of labour availability is house prices, as this determines whether a workforce on typical incomes for logistics jobs can afford to live locally.

AVERAGE SEMI-DETACHED HOUSE PRICES Source: Right Move 2017